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Definitions of uncle:

part of speech: noun

The brother of one's father or mother.

part of speech: noun

The brother of one's parent; one's aunt's husband.

Usage examples for uncle:

  • Here comes your Uncle "The Noble Spanish Soldier", Thomas Dekker
  • My uncle likes him. "Ailsa Paige", Robert W. Chambers
  • " Look at that, uncle he said. "Here and Hereafter", Barry Pain
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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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